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Global Nonwoven Fabric Market by Technology (Spunbound, Wet Laid, Dry Laid) by Material (Polyester, Polypropylene, Polyethylene, Rayon) – Business Overview, Analysis and Industry Forecast 2017-2023

 Chemical and Material

Report Overview

Global Nonwoven Fabric Market was valued at USD 24.06 Billion in the year 2017. Global Nonwoven Fabrics market is further estimated to grow at a CAGR of 7.3% from 2018 to reach USD 36.73 Billion by the year 2023.

Asia Pacific region holds the highest market share in 2017 and is considered as the fastest growing market in the forecasted period due to growing demand and increase in production. At a country level, the China, & India holds the notable market share and is projected to grow strongly in the coming years due to the strongly growing agriculture sector. China held the largest share, globally. It accounted for nearly xx% share of the global consumption of nonwoven fabric.

For Global Nonwoven Fabric Market the segmentation are done on the basis of technology type, by material, by end-users industry, and by region. On the basis of technology, the global Nonwoven Fabric market is sub-segmented spun bound, wet laid, dry laid and others of which the spun bound segment is expected to hold the highest market share during the forecast period.

On the basis of material type Global Nonwoven Fabric Market segments includes Polyester, Polypropylene, Polyethylene, and Rayon of which the Polypropylene segment is expected to hold the highest market share during the forecast period. On the basis of end-user industry, the market is segmented construction, Textiles, Healthcare, Automotive and Others (Including Filtration) of which healthcare industry is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecasted period due to rise in consumption and rapidly growing population.


            Growing healthcare sector in developing countries

            Increasing geotextile industry


            Availability of raw materials

            The high production cost of non-woven fabrics


            Rapid developing construction sector

            Growing preference for Nonwoven Fabrics


            Instability in the cost of raw materials

            The complexity of the supply chain

The high production cost of non-woven fabrics is one of the major restraints that limit the growth of the market. A-One Tex Tech Pvt. Ltd (India), Ahlstrom Corporation (Sweden), Cygnus Group (India), DuPont (U.S),Ginni Filaments Ltd. (India), Kimberly- Clarke (US),TWE Group (Germany), Suominen (Finland), Johns Manville (US) and Fitesa (Brazil), are some of the key players in the Global Nonwoven Fabrics market. Better global reach at the operational level is the main reason the key players are holding substantial market share.

Key Benefits for Stakeholders

Nonwoven Fabric Manufacturers, Distributors and suppliers

R&D Institutes and service providers

Regulatory bodies, Research and Consulting Organization

End-use industries and R&D institutions

By Technology


Wet Laid

Dry Laid


By Material





By End-Use Industry





Others (Including Filtration)

By Region

North America




Key Market Players

A-One Tex Tech Pvt. Ltd

Ahlstrom Corporation



Ginni Filaments Ltd.

Kimberly- Clarke

TWE Group


Johns Manville


(A brief overview of 10 companies is also provided)

Research Methodology:

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  1.      Raw Market Data is collected and compared with the Existing in-house Data on a broad front.
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  5.      Further, the report findings are validated with the Industry Expert Panel on face to face or telephonic interviews.
  6.      Panelists are approached from Leading Enterprises across the value chain including manufacturers, suppliers, technology providers, domain experts and buyers so as to validate a thorough and balanced market overview.

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Table Of Content

1. Introduction

1.1 Market Vision

       1.1.1 Market Definition

       1.1.2 Market Scope

1.2 Limitations

1.3 Stakeholders

2. Research Methodology

2.1. Research Process

       2.1.1. Secondary Research

    Key Data from Secondary Research

       2.1.2. Primary Research

    Key Data from Primary Research

    Breakdowns of Primary Interviews

2.2. Market Size Estimation

       2.2.1. Bottoms-Up Approach

       2.2.2. Top-Down Approach

       2.2.3. Annual Revenue Process

2.3. Data Triangulation 

2.4. Research Assumptions 

       2.4.1. Assumption

3. Executive Summary

4. Market Overview

4.1. Introduction

4.2. Drivers

4.3. Restraints

4.4. Opportunities

4.5. Challenges

4.6. Regulations

4.7. Supply Chain/Value Chain Analysis

4.8. Patent & Standards

5. Industry Trends

5.1. Introduction

5.2. Porter’s Five Forces Analysis

       5.2.1. Threat of New Entrants

       5.2.2. Threat of Substitutes

       5.2.3. Bargaining Power of Buyers

       5.2.4. Bargaining Power of Suppliers

       5.2.5. Intensity of Competitive Rivalry

6. Nonwoven Fabrics Market, By Technology

6.1 Spunbound

6.2 Wet Laid

6.3 Dry Laid

6.4 Others

7. Nonwoven Fabrics Market, By Material

7.1 Polyester

7.2 Polypropylene

7.3 Polyethylene

7.4 Rayon

8. Nonwoven Fabrics Market, By End-Use Industry

8.1 Construction

8.2 Textiles

8.3 Healthcare

8.4 Automotive

8.5 Others (Including Filtration)

9. Geographical Analysis

9.1. Introduction

9.2. North America

       9.2.1. U.S.

       9.2.2. Canada

       9.2.3. Mexico

9.3. Europe

       9.3.1. U.K.

       9.3.2. Germany

       9.3.3. France

       9.3.4. RoE

9.4. Asia Pacific

       9.4.1. South Korea

       9.4.2. China

       9.4.3. Japan

       9.4.4. RoAPAC

9.5. RoW

       9.5.1. Latin America

       9.5.2. Middle East and Africa

10. Company Profiles

(Business Overview, Financial Overview, Product write Up, Recent Developments)

10.1 A-One Tex Tech Pvt. Ltd

10.2 Ahlstrom Corporation

10.3 Cygnusgroup

10.4 DuPont

10.5 Ginni Filaments Ltd.

10.6 Kimberly- Clarke

10.7 TWE Group

10.8 Suominen

10.9 Johns Manville

10.10 Fitesa

(A brief overview of 10 companies is also provided.)

11. Competitive Analysis

11.1. Introduction

11.2. Market Positioning of Key Players

11.3 Competitive Strategies Adopted by Leading Players

        11.3.1. Investments & Expansions

        11.3.2. New Product Launches

        11.3.3. Mergers & Acquisitions

        11.3.4. Agreements, Joint Ventures, and Partnerships

12. Appendix

12.1. Questionnaire

12.2. Available Customizations 

12.3. Upcoming Events (Trade Fair, Exhibitions, Conferences)


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